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Test your general knowledge with our weekly quiz. By Cindy MacDonald. No. 111
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1
Dilma Rousseff has been deposed as president of which country?

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2
Tennis player Bernard Tomic’s career-high ranking is: (a) 7; (b) 17; or (c) 27? (Bonus point for naming the country in which Tomic was born.)

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3
Name any two of the six countries that border Mozambique.

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4
What word beginning with ‘b’, and often used in regard to political seats, means one that leads or indicates trends?

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5
Sword lily is another name for which well-known flower?

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6
Which Australian artist’s new album is titled Ripcord?

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7
Which English writer penned the essay Politics and the English Language?

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8
What word represents the letter P in the NATO alphabet?

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9
Which city has the higher population: Hobart or Darwin?

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10
The physicist Niels Bohr was born in which country?

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Cindy MacDonald is The Saturday Paper’s deputy editor.

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